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strumectomy

[stroo-mek-tuh-mee] /struˈmɛk tə mi/
noun, plural strumectomies. Surgery
1.
excision of part or all of a goiter.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; strum(a) + -ectomy
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strumectomy in Medicine

strumectomy stru·mec·to·my (strōō-měk'tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of all or a portion of a goitrous tumor.

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